Historic Wreck Recovery is committed to the recovery of The Royal James. The Royal James was a massive first rate man of war at 40.36 meters. The flag ship of the blue squadron and was sank by the dutch in the battle of Sole Bay in 1672.

Duncan Coles: Operations Director

Duncan was brought into the business to assist in the salvage operations and manage the day to day operations of the business, forward planning of operations and budget planning and control. Duncan is qualified as a member of the institute of supervisory management (MISM) holder of the financial planning certificate (FPC), City and Guilds in mechanical engineering and CITB Site management certificate
Duncan has been involved in offshore salvage since1999


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